Esteban Cabeza de Baca b. San Ysidro, CA.
2014 MFA Columbia University, School of the Arts, New York
2010 BFA The Cooper Union, School of the Arts, New York
2019 Two Wampum Row, De Nederlandische Banke, Amsterdam, NL.
2019 Worlds Without Borders, Boers-Li Gallery, New York, New York
2018 Unlearn, Fons Welters Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2016 Bluer than a sky weeping bones, Gaa Gallery, Provincetown, MA.
TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2017 Verano, Gaa Gallery, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
2010 Powers That Be, 41 Cooper Union Gallery, New York, New York
2019 What’s Love Got to Do With It? The Drawing Center, New York, NY.
2019 zeit-geist-zeit Gaa Gallery, Wellfleet, MA.
2018 Royal Painting Prize, The Dutch Royal Palace, Amsterdam, NL.
2018 LREI Art Auction, Pace Gallery, New York, NY.
2018 New Acquisitions, Nederlandische Bank, Amsterdam, NL. curated by Alexander Strengers
2017 Group exhibition, Gaa Gallery, Cologne, Germany
2017 The Complexities of Unity, Yale University, New Haven, CT. curated by Jon Seals
2016 Home/Not Home, Colorado Convention Center, curated by Edgar Heap of Birds and Robert Warrior
2016 Inside Outside Landscape, Able Baker Contemporary, Portland, ME curated by Breehan James
2016 Summertime-Group Exhibition, Gaa Gallery, Wellfleet, MA.
2016 The Narrative Figure, David Richard Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico. curated by Howard Rutkowski
2015 Scent, Dickinson Gallery, New York, NY curated by Young and Starving
2015 Drums Along the Hudson, Indian Road Cafe, Inwood, New York curated by Jeff Hoppa
2015 Manahatta TODAY, Gallery of Leroy Neiman Art Center, NY., NY. curated by Nadema Agard
2014 I ♥ Paint, Angell Gallery, Toronto, Ontario curated by Kim Dorland
2014 MFA Thesis Exhibit, Fisher Landau Center, Queens, NY. curated by Ruba Katrib
2014 United Against Speculation, Leroy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, NY. curated by Tomas Vu and Rirkrit Tiravanija
2013 1st year Show, Wallach Gallery, Columbia University, NY. curated by Jenny Jaskey
AWARDS & RESIDENCIES
2018-2020 The Drawing Center Open Sessions, New York, New York
2018-2019 Carrizozo Artist-In-Residence, Carrizozo, New Mexico
2018 Henk en Victoria de Heus fellowship
2017 Rien Meppelink fellowship
2017 Stokroos Foundation
2017-2018 The Rijksakademie Residency, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2016 Mayer Foundation
2015-2016 LMCC Workspace Program, New York, New York
2014-2015 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program, Brooklyn, New York
2014 Byrdcliffe Residency, Woodstock, New York
2013 Stern Fellowship, Columbia University
2013 Robert Gamblin Painting Grant
2013 Martin Birnbaum Scholarship, Columbia University
2013 D’Arcy Hayman Scholarship, Columbia University
2007 Full Tuition Scholarship, The Cooper Union
2019 Mitter, Siddhartha, The New York Times, Four Artists to Watch, https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/25/arts/design/artists-to-watch-galleries.html
2019 Edgington, Colin, The Brooklyn Rail, Art Seen https://brooklynrail.org/2019/06/artseen/ESTEBAN-CABEZA-DE-BACA-Worlds-without-Borders
2019 Majumdar, Sangram. Two Coats of Paint, An Ocean of Rivers, http://www.twocoatsofpaint.com/2019/05/an-ocean-of-rivers-esteban-cabeza-de-baca.html
2018 Keijer, Kees. Het Parool. Nov. 22nd. https://www.parool.nl/kunst-media/de-rijksakademie-gooit-al-haar-ateliers-open~b023a21b/
2017 Broekers, Debbie. Metropolis M, Nov. 23rd. https://www.metropolism.com/nl/reviews/33652_rijksakademieopen_2017
2017 Van der Made, Lieke. VICE magazine: Creators, Nov. 24th. https://creators.vice.com/nl/article/ywbywk/planten-paarden-en-andere-kunsttrends-van-rijksakademieopen
2014 Zevitas, Steven. New American Painting MFA, April-May Issue, Boston, MA. https://www.newamericanpaintings.com/artists/esteban-cabeza-de-baca
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
2019 Visiting Artist: Hunter College, Boston University and SUNY Purchase
2018 “Decolonized Art Practices”, Club Solo, Breda, Netherlands + Fons Welters Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2016 Visiting Artist as part of Pitzer College Art + Environment Mellon Symposium Spring 2016 Travel. My lecture was titled “Decolonized Art Practices”. Organized by Tarrah Krajnak
2014 Artist Talk, The Cooper Union, New York, NY.